Selecting a perfect wine for an occasion can be complex. To truly understand a wine, you must know the elements of its growth and processing. As you can imagine, the quality of a wine is a direct r...
A Grave Moral and Community Obligation As a tenants and custodians of the world we have a responsibility to care for the environment (Gen 2:15) especially when that environment directly affects ou...
A Grave Moral ObligationAs tenants and custodians of the world we have a responsibility to care for the environment especially when that environment directly affects our health. A quick glan...
Matthew 21:33-40The battle for the vineyard"We were told that this [operation] was against armed people and against people climbing on our armed vehicles. Our APCs (armed personnel carriers) were crui...
Being that summer is finally here, it is time to put away our gloves, hats and long underwear and embrace the sun shining on our faces! And what better way to spend a lazy summer day than by touring y...
There's wine. And then there's the wine drinker. In the ever-more complicated task of finding creative wedding presents, the intrepid wine drinker is often at a loss.You can certainly buy a bottle of ...
The wineries of Napa Valley California are among the most known among wine lovers all over the world. For some, a visit to this region is a lifelong dream vacation due to it's pleasant climate and be...
In the state of California, Zinfandel is the number two most widely planted red wine grape. For many, many years, Zinfandel was a mystery grape, its origins unconfirmed. The latest DNA profiling from ...
Winemaking in California has never been an unsupervised industry. The first vines were brought to the Pacific shores by Cortez. When the ruthless conqueror of Mexico failed to find gold he decided...
When the Agricultural Society recognized the need of serious research and supervision for the entire wine industry in 1861, Col. Haraszthy had already solved the problem that faced them. New varietie...